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Burnsville is a city in Dakota County, in the Minneapolis-Saint Paul metro area.

The community was named for William Burns (or Byrne), settler

The latitude of Burnsville is 44.767N. The longitude is -93.277W.

It is in the Central Standard time zone. Elevation is 971 feet.

The estimated population, in 2003, was 59,805.


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Median household income
Local
$57,965
National
$41,994
Source: 2000 census, U.S. Census Bureau
For more census details and comparisons, see our Burnsville demographic reports
Burnsville is on the Minnesota River
Former and merged names include:
· Byrnesville
· Union
Crime: The number of violent crimes recorded by the FBI in 2003 was 88. The number of murders and homicides was 1. The violent crime rate was 1.5 per 1,000 people.
Coffee: National and regional coffee companies with outlets here include Caribou Coffee, Starbucks
Local festivals include:
  • Art and All that Jazz Festival - August 18, 2007
  • International Festival - June 30, 2007
Dates often change. Check Burnsville web sites and events links in the sections below.
Performing arts: Dakota Valley Symphony
Gays & lesbians
National index: 100
Local index: 75

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Sections below provide additional information and links about Burnsville demographics, travel and tourism, nearby airports, cemeteries, the Dakota County economy, education, environment, genealogy, government, historic sites, Twin Cities area jobs, libraries, maps, museums, newspapers and other media, nonprofit groups, real estate, recreation, religion, transportation, and weather in the 55306 ZIP code.

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Ancestry & family history

27% of Burnsville residents report German ancestry, and 12% report Irish. For more info on local ancestry groups, see the Burnsville ancestry & family history guide.

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At the time of the 2000 census, the per capita income in Burnsville was $27,093, compared with $21,587 nationally.

Education

37% of Burnsville residents age 25 and older have a bachelor's or advanced college degree.

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Housing & real estate

Median rent in Burnsville, at the time of the 2000 Census, was $737.   Monthly homeowner costs, for people with mortgages, were $1,236.


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Libraries in Burnsville include Burnsville: Burnhaven Comm Library ... View libraries

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Newspapers in Burnsville include Burnsville Sun Current, Burnsville Thisweek

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Dakota County supported George W. Bush in the 2004 presidential election. For more information, see our Burnsville political report.

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Burnsville restaurants taking online reservations include Chianti Grill - Burnsville ... View restaurants

Traffic

The average commute time for Burnsville workers is 22 minutes, compared with 26 minutes nationwide.

A total of 5 fatal motor vehicle accidents occurred in Burnsville between 2001 and 2003, according to reports gathered by the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration.

This is a rate of .8 fatal crashes per 10,000 population, which was lower than the national norm.

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